Posts Tagged ‘ Video ’

US-Backed Militant Group Beheads Child Accused of Being a “Spy”

Jul 21st, 2016 | By

Early this week, a video depicting the brutal beheading of a young boy by a militant group surfaced on the web. The group behind the beheading was Nour al-Din al-Zenki, a Syrian militant group backed by the US government. This Islamist rebel group is fighting alongside the Levant Front, the Islamic Front and the Free

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Syria nuns kidnapped from Maalula in new video

Feb 10th, 2014 | By

A group of nuns from the historic Christian-majority town of Maalula in Syria appeared in a new video broadcast by the Qatar-based satellite news channel Al-Jazeera on Sunday. The women are reportedly 12 nuns from a Greek Orthodox convent of Mar Takla in Maalula who were taken by gunmen in early December. Al-Jazeera said the video it broadcast on Sunday was recorded on 5 February. Note: No effort has been made by the Obama Administration to free the nuns although those holding the nuns are Syrian “rebels” supported by the United States.